"At the moment that we persuade a child, any child, to cross that
threshold, that magic threshold into a library,
we change their
forever, for the better. It’s an enormous force for good.
" . . . . Barack Obama
Students Need Libraries- Home of Los Angeles Teacher Librarian Association!
Outstanding Disticts Map!
A Nation Without School Librarians Map!
Librarians Impact Achievement. View the Presentation!
Help Save California School Libraries Now!
"Circulate This: Stories from the School Library"
This project is a part of the CSLA "Best Sellers" Campaign for
Strong School Libraries". Listen, Circulate, Advocate.
Watch this! Ask a Librarian
Phone, Write, Email Superintendent Cortines and the Board(A sample letter is attached below). Email the Whitehouse!
Contact Your Elected Officials!
Go to the "Take
to compose and send an email to the governor
and/or your elected representatives all with one click.
and click on contact us
in the upper right corner. Fill in the form and give them a piece of
your mind.California Teachers: Join Stand up For Schools. On
Friday, April 16th the LAUSD school board voted to fund all the Senior
High School Library positions and close all Middle School Libraries.
We need your help!
Library is a great resource to site administrators, parents, teachers
and students. What does closing the library mean? It means no
teaching of 21st century information literacy skills, no reading of
great books, no equal access to information and no intellectual heart
and soul of the school.
What can you do? Write, call, volunteer. Make your voice heard. Details to follow. Under Construction
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